The school bus company owned by councilman Shahin Khalique’s brother is expected to receive an additional 31 routes taken away from another transportation firm for two incidents that placed children at risk.
A-1 Elegant Tours owned by Khalique’s brother Shelim Khalique was the lowest bidder on 31 out of the 37 routes the district took from Woodland Park-based U.S. Student Services last month, according to district records.
The 37 routes are worth more than a million dollars. Other firms likely to benefit from U.S. Student Services loss are Jersey Kids and We Care …read more
Source: Paterson Times